2016 04/04

piket-2016-04-02Eleven people have been charged with illegal picketing for staging a protest outside the Russian embassy in Minsk on April 2.

The picket was expected to highlight Russia’s imperial policies on so-called Day of Unity of the Peoples of Belarus and Russia.

Five minutes after the start of the picket, the protesters were approached by police officers. As a result, all of them faced charges under Art. 23.34 the Administrative Code (violation of the order of organizing or holding mass events).

Quoting spring96.org
Prepared by Ales LETA,
Belarusian Legal Portal.
www.prava-by.info

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